Our ministry Partners

  • Oakland City University

    Oakland City University in Oakland City, Indiana, stands for academic excellence in a warm, Christian environment. Founded by General Baptists in 1885, OCU welcomes people of all faiths to realize their educational dreams.

    Visit the OCU Website

    138 North Lucretia Street

    Oakland City, Indiana 47660

    Toll Free: (800) 737-5125

    Local: (812) 749-4781

  • General Baptist Investment Fund - GBIF

    The GBIF exists solely to lend money to General Baptist churches and related organizations with these objectives:

    • to be true to Christian standards,
    • to be prudent in money management,
    • to build up the ministry of General Baptists through loans for building and expanding church facilities.

    Visit the GBIF Website

    Relationship to the Denomination

    The GBIF is an institutional ministry incorporated in the state of Missouri as a not-for-profit entity under section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue code. The GBIF is a subsidiary of the General Association of General Baptists, through its Council of Associations, Inc. However, the GBIF is totally dependent upon generating its own revenues. No denominational funding has been applied to this ministry.

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  • Stinson Press

    Founded in 1965 as the printing and publishing arm of the General Baptist denomination, Stinson Press is a full-service print company offering a variety of services and products.

    Their main areas of operation are Sunday school literature publishing and sales, custom apparel screen printing and embroidery, full service printing, and large-format printing of banners, signs, and decals.

    Visit the Stinson Press Website

    400 Stinson Drive
    Poplar Bluff, Missouri  63901 
    Toll Free: (800) 521-0354

    Local: (573) 686-6011 

  • Women's Ministries

    General Baptist Women’s Ministries is a support branch of the General Association of General Baptists. Formed in 1911 to resource international missionaries, the ministry has grown to encourage spiritual growth and leadership development in women.

    Women in General Baptist churches are encouraged to develop mentoring relationships in group settings, passing forward the legacy of passion for the Great Commission.

    100 Stinson Drive

    Poplar Bluff, MO 63901

    Local: (573) 785-7746

Brotherhood Mutual

Brotherhood Mutual Insurance Company® is one of the nation’s leading insurers of churches and ministries. In business since 1917, Brotherhood Mutual provides property, liability, commercial auto, workers’ compensation, mission travel insurance, and payroll services* to ministries throughout the United States, including:

  • Churches
  • Church day nurseries
  • Christian camps
  • Schools
  • Association/Denomination offices
  • Colleges and universities
  • Other related ministries

Brotherhood Mutual is represented by independent agents who subscribe to a code of ethics based on scriptural principles and serve in churches and ministries of their own. The company consistently earns an A- (Excellent) rating from A.M. Best, a leading authority in rating insurance companies.

*Payroll services are provided through MinistryWorks®, a subsidiary of Brotherhood Mutual Insurance Company.

Brotherhood Mutual Insurance Company